The advertisement, apparently for some sort of soap but which has since been deleted, showed a black woman wearing a brown shirt removing her top to reveal a white woman in a lighter top. Another image showed a white woman removing her shirt, revealing a woman who appeared to be of Asian descent.
On Sunday, both of Dove's Facebook and Twitter pages were filled with critical comments about the ad.
The ad has since been taken down, but not before people posted the images on social media.
Alternative theories on the messaging are that we're all white inside, or a multi-racial Russian nesting doll came to life and happened to stop shedding her layers at the white person while unfortunately standing next to a bottle of Dove with the label facing the camera?
Nirmala Sitharaman teaches Chinese soldiers to say namaste
Chief of Eastern Command Lt Gen Abhay Krishna briefed her about the Army's security preparedness along the India-China border. Defence Minister N Sitharaman interacted with the Chinese Army personnel at the Nathu-La border in Sikkim, on Saturday.
Warm Weekend, Some Rain Next Week
Moisture will be on an increase today , as there may be a few more showers and chance for isolated t-showers in the afternoon. As that high slides to our north, it will push down cooler air, so we'll get highs in the mid 70s on Wednesday .
"What does America tell bBack people ... that we are judged by the color of our skin and that includes what is considered attractive in this country", she wrote.
"Dove committed to representing the beauty of diversity. We deeply regret the offense it caused".
Others on social media have used the incident to spread the word about black-owned beauty businesses (that won't use their advertising budgets to portray marginalized people as "dirty", or the "before" stage of a beauty makeover). "Your creative director should be fired", Angela Reinders wrote on Facebook.
Dove's 13-year-old "Real Beauty" campaign aims to celebrate the beauty of all kinds of women.
Dove has since removed the ad. "We do not condone any activity or imagery that intentionally insults any audience".
He allegedly took Sivan into the kitchen, dismissed two of his staffers from the room, and tried to kiss her. Weinstein's brother, Bob, and COO David Glasser will lead the company during Harvey Weinstein's absence.
At the time , he was interviewing survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki while writing a book called, " The Nuclear Family ". Trump is planning to decertify the deal, officials told AFP , potentially paving the way for renewed sanctions on Tehran.
Just over a month ago, the United States suffered an embarrassing 2-0 loss to Costa Rica , at Red Bull Arena , in New Jersey. Panama worked the ball well from left to right before Gabriel Torres rifled a shot that the veteran netminder pushed away.
The town became the main stronghold of the terror group in the region after the Iraqi army regained control of Mosul in July. Hawija has been an insurgent bastion since soon after the US-led invasion of 2003.
Almost 900 people were injured as the police, trying to enforce a Spanish court ban on the vote, attempted to disperse voters. On October 1, Catalonia held the independence referendum, which is not recognized by the Spanish authorities.
The study said programming a navigation system is the most distracting task - taking an average of 40 seconds. Some automakers have already disabled certain infotainment features when the vehicle is in drive.
They replaced one of two Latching End Effectors (LEE) which had lost the ability to grip effectively, said the USA space agency . Canadarm2 riding the Mobile Base System along the Mobile Transporter railway, running the length of the station's main truss.
October 5, 2017: TransCanada announces it is no longer going ahead with the Energy East pipeline project. Heurtel said the project wasn't well explained to Quebecers.
Smith's shoulder puts India T20 appearance in doubt
On the other hand, India will look to continue their dominance after a thumping win over Australia in the ODI series . Indian cricket team has a hundred per cent record in T20Is against Australia while playing at home.
Arrested Rio chief had 16 gold bars
The IOC's reputation had already been badly tarnished by Rio 2016 , even before these latest corruption allegations. The IOC asked the Brazilian authorities for more information about the case.
Where Americans lost jobs: Restaurants and retailers
While jobs were lost , the unemployment rate dipped slightly to 4.2 percent as those listed as unemployed shrunk by 331,000. For the first time in seven years, jobs have been destroyed in the wake of the hurricanes that struck the u.s. territory.
Russians allegedly hacked NSA via Kaspersky flaw
The company said in a statement that it "has not been provided any information or evidence substantiating this alleged incident". We make no apologies for being aggressive in the battle against malware and cybercriminals - you shouldn't accept any less.
Donald Trump calls Las Vegas gunman 'demented'
Presidential spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters Thursday that "we're certainly open to having that conversation". With over 500 people injured in the attack, the Trumps visited one of the hospitals where survivors are recovering.
Brent Oil barrel Price Horizontal Cruising
Worldwide credit rating agency Fitch announced yesterday that crude oil prices in global market will remain under $60 per barrel. Oil prices settled mildly lower Tuesday as investors awaited reports on USA crude stockpiles scheduled for release Wednesday.